Society and Civilization

Fostering an Ummatic Environmental Vision

In mid-2022, we witnessed multiple unprecedented ecological crises taking place in different parts

History, Political Theory

The Case Against ‘Islamism’

For a PDF version of this paper, please click here. For a summary version of this paper, please

History, Political Theory

The Case Against ‘Islamism’ – Summary

For the full version of this paper, please click here. Introduction The word ‘Islamism’ has

Islamic Norms, Society and Civilization

Whither the Umma? Hope in Times of Existential Crises

For a PDF version of this essay click here: Whither the Umma: Hope in Times of Existential Crises

Political Theory

The Great Fitnah: Secular Power and Muslim Future(s)– Part 2

To recall, in part one of this article I argued that secular power is pervasive because it operates

Islamic Norms

Ummatic Solidarity in a Globalized World

 “The likeness of the believers in their mutual love, mercy and compassion is that of the body;

Political Theory

The Great Fitnah: Secular Power and Muslim Future(s) – Part 1

The Muslim Umma finds itself in a world that is not of its own making—a world that can be

Political Theory

Secular Neutrality and the Failed Political Experiment in Tunisia

Recently Dr. Hatem al-Haj offered a perspective regarding how Muslims in Muslim-majority lands

Geopolitics and International Relations

The Indigenized War on Terror and Its Implications for the Muslim World

The War on Terror that began twenty years ago was both a byproduct and an extending tool of

Political Theory

Questioning the Caliphate

Ovamir Anjum’s refreshingly bold essay ‘Who Wants the Caliphate?’ (2019) is a wide-ranging